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Subject Predicate Object <p>The survey is conducted every month but not all questions are asked every month. Some questions are only asked to enterprises in road haulage of goods.<br /> The survey questionnaires consists of a common core of monthly questions to which are added, depending on the month, some quarterly, biannual or annual questions.<br /> - Since the October 2020 campaign, the survey in services has included a set of quarterly questions on the effects of the sanitary crisis.<br /> - Since the April 2021 campaign, a question has been introduced within the framework of the joint harmonised EU programme of business and consumer surveys (BCS). The business managers are asked to indicate how easy it is to predict the future development of their business situation.<br /> - From the October 2021 campaign, new questions on investment issues are asked. Most of these questions are part of the harmonised EU programme. They are qualitative, and no longer quantitative, with a quarterly, biannual or annual frequency depending on the item. In parallel, some questions related to the company's financial conditions and to the payment periods have been removed in order to limit the response burden for this survey.</p>